At Appalachian

Portrait of Carlton

Now a teacher, Ashley Carlton ’12 pays forward the care she was shown at Appalachian
Nov 9, 2018

Early in her studies, Ashley Carlton ’12 failed a critical course at Appalachian State University. Given a second chance, she graduated with honors ...

Portrait of Scoggins

Carmen Leigh Scoggins
Nov 7, 2018

The College of Arts and Sciences at Appalachian State University has named Carmen Leigh Scoggins ’94 ’98 as the Outstanding Alumni Award winner fo...

Special Olympics Watauga County Expo — Appalachian State University students lend a hand
Nov 7, 2018

Mountaineer volunteers made an impact at the 2018 Special Olympics North Carolina (SONC) Watauga County Sports Expo last week. Appalachian S...

Dr. Dominique Hammonds
Nov 2, 2018

Dr. Dominique Hammonds, assistant professor in the Department of Human Development and Psychological Counseling in Appalachian State University’s Re...

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SoundAffect: Jesse Jackson on polarization, politics and the power of the everyday citizen
Nov 2, 2018

SoundAffect is a podcast series of conversations with smart people about stuff that affects our world, and how we affect it.The Reverend Jesse Ja...

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The Appalachian Community tackles hunger in the High Country
Oct 22, 2018

 Almost two-thirds of Appalachian State University students experience food insecurity, according to a recent survey. In Watauga County, the ...

Transfer Students

Transferring to Appalachian
Oct 16, 2018

One-third of undergraduate students at Appalachian State University enter the university as transfers from another institution. Whether they come from...

David English ’04 ’06 is the 2018 winner of Appalachian State University’s Young Alumni Award. Photo by Marie Freeman

David English receives Appalachian Alumni Association’s Young Alumni Award
Oct 15, 2018

David English ’04 ’06, the 2018 winner of the Young Alumni Award at Appalachian State University, said, “Appalachian … truly changed the traje...

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Lt. Gen. Robert Ashley receives Appalachian Alumni Association’s Distinguished Alumni Award
Oct 15, 2018

During Homecoming Week 2018, Lt. Gen. Robert Ashley ’84, director of the Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA), was recognized by the Appalachian State ...

Long Portrait

Brock Long receives Appalachian Alumni Association’s Distinguished Alumni Award
Oct 15, 2018

During Homecoming Week 2018, Brock Long ’97 ’99, administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), was recognized by the Appalachia...